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Overview of noun holdout

The noun holdout has 3 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. holdout

(a negotiator who hopes to gain concessions by refusing to come to terms; "their star pitcher was a holdout for six weeks")

2. holdout

(a refusal by a negotiator to come to terms in the hope of obtaining a better deal)

3. holdout

(the act of hiding playing cards in a gambling game so they are available for personal use later) © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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